The american year-book and national register for 1869.


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Página 652 - instructor of every artificer in brass and iron." One of the attractions of the Promised Land lay in its being a country " whose stones are iron and out of whose hills thou mayest dig brass.
Página 509 - territory : Provided, That the right of suffrage and of holding office shall be exercised only by citizens of the United States, and those who shall have declared on oath before a competent court of record their intention to become such, and shall have taken an oath to support the Constitution and Government of the United
Página 217 - Board of Regents " to be composed of the Vice President of the United States, the Mayor of the City of Washington, three Senators, three Representatives, together with six other persons, other than Members of Congress, two of whom shall be members of the National Institute, in the City of Washington, and
Página 227 - Upon the evidence collected by the committee, which is hereafter presented, and in virtue of the powers with which they have been invested by the House, they are of the opinion that Andrew Johnson, President of the United States, be impeached of high crimes and misdemeanors. They, therefore, recommend to the House the adoption of the accompanying
Página 265 - 3. We denounce all forms of repudiation as a national crime ; and the national honor requires the payment of the public indebtedness in the uttermost good faith to all creditors at home and abroad, not only according to the letter, but the spirit of the laws under which it was contracted.
Página 253 - the Territory, and re-assigning the judges thereto." July 27,1868. No. 124.—To amend an act entitled " An act proposing to the State of Texas the establishment of her northern and western boundaries, the relinquishment of said State of all territory claimed by her, exterior to said boundaries, and of all
Página 472 - JUDICIARY. The Judicial power of the state is vested in a Supreme Court of Appeals, Circuit Courts, and certain inferior courts. The Supreme Court consists of three judges, elected by the people to hold office 12 years, one to go out every fourth year. This court has original jurisdiction in cases of
Página 509 - and the respective judges thereof, may grant writs of habeas corpus in all cases in which the same are grantable by the judges of the United States in the District of Columbia; and the first six days of every term of said courts, or so much thereof as
Página 663 - Milton, the learning which had preceded him, and Shakespeare swept the whole circle of humanity—so of this present teeming life, costing so much of pain and effort, redeemed by so much that is self-devoted, honorable and useful, There shall be sung another golden age, The rise of empire and of arts, The good and great inspiring epic rage, The wisest heads and noblest hearts. The

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